Posted Wednesday, March 7, 2012
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Drivers were slipping and sliding, one after another, in Columbus Monday morning. Fortunately, no one was hurt, but a few people were shaken up. Salt crews were called out to prevent any more icy accidents. It's always a good idea to approach any intersection slowly when there's a risk of ice on the road, and always wear your seat belt!
KATU Video: Ice turns Ohio roadway into demolition derby
Wiki How: How to Drive on Black Ice
Google: Black Ice on Road Images
The Straight Dope: Is There Really Such A Thing As Black Ice?
Road Awareness.Org: Spotting and Dealing with Black Ice
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